There are 4 ways to get from Franklin Lakes to Connecticut by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Ridgewood to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level Main/Bergen County Line / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Bridgeport Amtrak Vermonter / ...

$32 - $68

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Bus  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Van Neste Square to Port Authority Bus Terminal 164 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Bridgeport, Ct 3464 / ...

$16 - $39

2 alternative options

Line 752 bus, line 182 bus, bus, train  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 752 bus from Franklin Ave At Bowers Ln to Hackensack Bus Terminal 752
  2. Take the line 182 bus from Hackensack Bus Terminal to Gw Bridge Bus Terminal 182 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Broadway/W 178 St to E 125 St/Park Av
  4. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to Bridgeport

$18 - $45

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Franklin Lakes to Bridgeport 70.3 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Franklin Lakes to Connecticut. However, there are services departing from Franklin Ave At Bowers Ln and arriving at Bridgeport, Ct via Van Neste Square and New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 12 min.

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The distance between Franklin Lakes and Connecticut is 89 miles. The road distance is 70.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Franklin Lakes to Connecticut without a car is to train which takes 3 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from Franklin Lakes to Connecticut, including transfers.

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Franklin Lakes to Connecticut bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Van Neste Square station.

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The best way to get from Franklin Lakes to Connecticut is to train which takes 3 h 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 12 min.

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Franklin Lakes to Connecticut bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Bridgeport, Ct station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Franklin Lakes to Connecticut is 70 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to drive from Franklin Lakes to Connecticut.

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Map of how to get from Franklin Lakes to Connecticut.
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  • Distance: 88.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 42 min

What companies run services between Franklin Lakes, NJ, USA and Connecticut, USA?

You can take a train from Franklin Lakes to Bridgeport via Wilsey Square At West Ridgewood Ave, Ridgewood, Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level, Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level, and New York Penn Station in around 3 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Franklin Lakes to Bridgeport via Van Neste Square, Port Authority Bus Terminal, and New York, Ny in around 4 h 12 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Ridgewood to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Bridgeport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$13 - $15
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$20 - $28
At station
$17 - $21
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Van Neste Square to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Franklin Ave At Bowers Ln to Hackensack Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Hackensack Bus Terminal to Gw Bridge Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Bridgeport, Ct
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Broadway/W 178 St to E 125 St/Park Av
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info

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